sugar, salt, and fat. now alert to the dangers of bad food choices, hector and his mother go regularly to see a dietitian. he says the boy is making good progress. >> i am so proud of you. >> he recalls another patient with a terrifying list of symptoms. >> hypertension, hyperlipidemia. that child, he will not live to be a senior. >> faced with diet, exercise, and a concerned parent, hector 's chances of living a long and healthy life have improved. but for many boys and girls of his generation, the chance is there that obesity will steal years from their lives. robert reynold, al jazeera, texas. >> a reminder of the headlines.